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Who Knows?

About knowing that others share the problems we face.  Two arrangements are available, the original for SATB and a new version for SATB with SA duet obligato.  A recording of the original by the UUFR choir is provided.  Level of difficulty: Moderate for original, Easy for new.  Duration: 3:20.

Untoll the Bell

Inspired by the tolling of a bell to end meditation, this anthem asks the choir to reverse the process, to "untoll" the bell so that meditation may continue.  A tour de force for the choir.  This anthem would be appropriate for a sermon about meditation.  SATB, piano, bell in A.  Level of difficulty: High.  Duration: 3 min.

Eye for an Eye

A mother's advice and a moral code for personal relationships: "Never go to bed angry."  Duet for alto and baritone with piano.  Level of difficulty: Moderate.  Duration: 3 min.  A second SAB arrangement for choir is also available.

Lament for the Victims of 9/11/2001

Written about two weeks after the event to music that was first written down a few hours before the event.  Although some of my views have changed since then I have not altered the original words.  SATB w. piano.  Level of difficulty: Moderate.  Duration: 4:40

Born Again Unitarian

A humorous look at what it means to be a Unitarian Universalist.  The score is available with the guitar part in standard or TAB notation.  2 solo voices, piano, guitar.  Level of difficulty: the guitar and piano parts are difficult, the vocal parts are easy.  Duration: 4:20

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